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English definition of “joystick”

joystick

noun [C]     /ˈdʒɔɪ.stɪk/
a vertical handle that can be moved forwards , backwards , and sideways to control the direction or height of an aircraft or to control a machine or computer game Parts of aeroplanes
(Definition of joystick noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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